David 'Squatch' Ward is a Scottish-born Canadian voice actor who has played roles in television and movies. His most popular starring roles have been on the Dragonball and Gundam Wing anime as the live-action role of Ned Bell in So Weird.
Born in Glasgow, Scotland, Dave moved to British Columbia, Canada at an age of three. After doing most of his schooling at Toronto, he became a carpenter and moved out west. Eventually he joined the hotel business and later becoming the owner of his own hotel.
Ward got started in the entertainment business by becoming a stand-up comedian and performed in comedy clubs. His time came one night when a popular act failed to show and he was the only one to perform in front of a full audience, he was a hit. Three months later he quit his business and went on a comedy tour for four years.
Around the early 90's Ward was approached by a talent agent who encouraged him to audition for television shows and movies shot in Vancouver. This landed him in numerous films and shows. Ward has also played roles in animated films in television including anime.
- David Ward at Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.